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Eucalyptus tenuiramis - Silver Peppermint (Tasmania) A medium-sized tree which comes from drier sites and poorer soils in northern and eastern Tasmania.  It is a very beautiful tree, with smooth cream-colored bark with some grey patches, and pendulous shiny silvery-green leaves.  The first few sets of juvenile leaves completely encircle the stem in the same manner as E. perriniana, but slightly different.  Reasonably fast-growing to about 50 - 60', and requires good drainage.  Hybridizes and intergrades with E. coccifera.  Probably hardy to around 6 - 14°F.
Photos of Eucalyptus tenuiramis

Eucalyptus triflora - Pigeon House Ash (New South Wales) A small, rare ash, seldom encountered in cultivation; hardy to about 5 - 10°F.

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